Bedeutung von "keep someone in" Essential English Dictionary

keep someone in

phrasal verb with keep uk /kiːp/ verb (kept)

B1 to make someone stay inside, sometimes as a punishment:

She kept the children in because it was so cold.

B1 to make someone stay in hospital:

The doctors decided to keep her in for another few days.

(Definition von "keep someone in" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)